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The State of Manufacturing<sup>®</sup> 2018 - Southwest Minnesota

The State of Manufacturing® 2018 - Southwest Minnesota

What to expect
The State of Manufacturing® is the most comprehensive survey of Minnesota's manufacturers. The survey reveals the perceptions and opinions of over 400 Minnesota manufacturing executives on the economy and other major issues impacting their businesses. 2018 marks the 10th anniversary of the survey. 

This is a premier occasion celebrating Southwest Minnesota's manufacturing industry and is open to manufacturers and everyone connected to the manufacturing industry including educators, elected officials, economic development professionals, granting agencies, and members of the media.

Enterprise Minnesota Partner: Southwest Initiative Foundation

 Southwest Initiative Foundation, Hutchinson, Minnesota

This event will feature:

  • A briefing of the 2018 results
  • A manufacturing panel discussion featuring regional business and community leaders
  • Networking opportunities and refreshments

Click here to see the full event agenda.

when and whereWhen & Where
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
9:00AM - 12:00PM
Redwood Area Community Center
901 E Cook St
Redwood Falls, MN 56283
Panel Member
Mike Fey
Fey Industries, Inc.
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Panel Member
Dawn Hegland
Upper Minnesota Valley Regional Development Commission
Executive Director
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Panel Member
Kathleen Nichols
Fast Global Solutions
Owner, Human Resources Generalist
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Panel Member
Marty Rickers
Bedford Industries
Strategic Partnerships Manager
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Panel Member
Daron VanderHeiden
Hutchinson Public Schools
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Bob Kill
Enterprise Minnesota
President and CEO
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Platinum Sponsors
Bremer Bank
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Granite Equity Partners
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Gray Plant Mooty
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King Solutions, Inc.
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Marsh & McLennan Agency
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Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED)
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